The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Contract jobs citing OO 19 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.21% 2.17% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 2.76% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £380 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £238 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £288 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 356 435 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.94% 78.80% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 301 224
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 13 £369 +34.09% 3
Doncaster +1 6 £380 +60.00% 2
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
5 14 (41.18%) HTML
5 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 13 (38.24%) Subversion
7 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
7 11 (32.35%) Node.js
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
8 10 (29.41%) HTML5
8 10 (29.41%) SOAP
8 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 9 (26.47%) Spring
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Data Structures
10 8 (23.53%) React
10 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 7 (20.59%) JSON
11 7 (20.59%) XML
11 7 (20.59%) SOA
11 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
11 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.59%) Mercurial
12 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
12 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (17.65%) REST
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle
12 6 (17.65%) Web Design
13 5 (14.71%) Hibernate

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Jetty
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Redis
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 13 (38.24%) Subversion
3 7 (20.59%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.82%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) jMock
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Mockito
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Agile Tester
4 1 (2.94%) Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
4 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Tester
4 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) CSS
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
2 11 (32.35%) Node.js
3 10 (29.41%) CSS3
3 10 (29.41%) HTML5
3 10 (29.41%) SOAP
4 9 (26.47%) Spring
5 8 (23.53%) React
6 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
6 7 (20.59%) JSON
6 7 (20.59%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
7 6 (17.65%) REST
8 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
8 5 (14.71%) RESTful
9 4 (11.76%) Web Services
10 2 (5.88%) J2EE
10 2 (5.88%) Java EE
10 2 (5.88%) JAXB
10 2 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Structures
2 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
5 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Web Design
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
9 1 (2.94%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) Process Management
9 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) ES6
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Go
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.94%) TIBCO